Turf Magazine - June, 2012

SOUTH DEPARTMENTS

Supplier News

Green Earth Adds Second LandOpt Location

LandOpt contractor Green Earth Landscape Services has acquired a Santa Rosa landscape contractor, expanding the company's footprint in the Florida panhandle and extending the reach of the LandOpt Contractor Network with a second license agreement. Jeremy Durgan and Shawn Knight own Panama City-based Green Earth, which is the first LandOpt contractor to achieve multiple locations.

Grasshopper Launches Calculator Tool

The Grasshopper Co. announced a new online tool designed to calculate fuel costs and impacts of commercial mowing equipment. The Fuel and Emissions Calculator, available at www.grasshopperfuelsavings.com, presents visitors with fuel costs and savings comparisons, greenhouse and smog-forming gas emissions per hour of mowing, and overall profitability comparisons for gasoline, propane and diesel fuel.

Walker Announces Contest

Walker Mfg. Co. is giving away two mowers as part of the B Difference Drive & Win Contest. Customers are entered into the contest by their area Walker salesperson after receiving a demonstration of Walker B Series models. The contest runs through the end of 2012. Learn more and sign up for a demo at www.walkermowers.com.